Aircraft Photo of VH-KOY / A16-112 | Lockheed 414 Hudson III | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net #40833
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-KOY
Alternate Serial:A16-112
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 14 Super Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed B14/214/414 Hudson
Aircraft Version:Lockheed 414 Hudson III
C/n (msn):414-6041
Operator Painted:Australia - Air Force
Aircraft Name:The Tojo Busters
Location
City / Airport:Point CookMap
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMPC   IATA: -   Local: YMPC   Other: -
 
Photo Date:23 February 2008
Photo by:Phil Vabre
Photo ID: 40833
Photo Comment

Built to an Australian order but allocated USAAC serial 41-23182 for admin purposes. Taken on RAAF charge 5 Dec 1941 (two days before the war in the Pacific started) as A16-112. Served with 14, 32 & 6 Sqns, RAAF Survey Flight. Sold 29 Nov 46 & acquired by East West Airlines, civilianised & reg VH-BNJ Apr 49, later VH-EWA. Sold to Adastra Airways Jul 53 & re-reg VH-AIU, later VH-AGS. Withdrawn Apr 73 & restored by Malcolm Long at Point Cook & Moorabbin 76-93. First flight as VH-KOY 10 Apr 93.

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